Lam Manufacturing Malaysia is expected to be the company’s largest production facility, offering a 1.2million sq ft built-up area within a 33-acre land, with ample space to house offices, production lines and a workplace for about 350 employees by the end of the year.
The facility will feature a highly advanced production line with the latest automation capabilities to help to efficiently move products from start to finish.
The new facility is also designed to enable expansion of the manufacturing operations and provide flexibility to the company to support the increased demand for semiconductor equipment globally.
Lam Research Penang is a solid use-case in utilizing technology for design and project delivery as the construction cycles through 2020-2021 during the COVID pandemic. Geographic location diversity notwithstanding, among the tools employed were BIM coordination, realtime model reviews and VR collaboration.